Swiss Immigration Referendum Reflects European Sentiment
Switzerland voted against capping immigration, as anti-immigrant sentiment in Europe continues to grow.By Sebastian Martinez | November 30, 2014
People in Switzerland headed to the polls Sunday, as the country voted in a referendum on whether to drastically cut immigration.
The Swiss 'Ecopop' proposal looked to limit the amount of immigration into Switzerland to two percent of the country's population. (Video via TeleZuri)
'Ecopop' supporters say it's an environmental issue, contesting that the country's population is growing too quickly, and threatening Swiss nature and countryside. (Video via Ecopop)